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las vegas coronavirus, A man wearing a face mask stands on a subway train in Beijing, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. Much of China officially went back to work on Monday after the Lunar New Year holiday was extended several days by the government due to a virus outbreak, but China's capital remained largely empty as local officials strongly encouraged non-essential businesses to remain closed or work from home. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) Coronavirus has now infected and killed more people in China than were sickened during the SARS outbreak in the early 2000s.
las vegas coronavirus - The SARS outbreak had killed 349 people in mainland China back in 2002 and 2003 -- with 744 deaths and 8,096 infections globally, according to the CDC. Here are the latest figures. How many have been infected or have died? The death toll from the virus increased to 636 on Friday, with over 31,400 infected around the globe. DOCTOR WHO SOUNDED ALARM ON CORONAVIRUS DIES: HOSPITAL SAYS The first death outside of China was recorded in the Philippines on Sunday. The 44-year-old Chinese man from Wuhan was hospitalized last week with a fever, cough and sore throat, and died after developing severe pneumonia, according to the Philippines health department.
las vegas coronavirus, Hong Kong reported its first death on Tuesday in a 39-year-old man who traveled from Wuhan. Hong Kong currently has 21 cases of the virus, while Macao has 10. The WHO said the number of cases will keep growing as tests are pending on thousands of suspected cases. Where is the virus? Roughly 99 percent of new cases have appeared in China with the vast majority of the cases in Hubei province and its provincial capital, Wuhan -- the epicenter of the virus. Over 280 cases have been reported in at least 25 countries globally. Europe's total is at 31.
las vegas coronavirus - The United Kingdom has three cases in the country, with another being announced Thursday. One contracted the virus outside the UK in the country, while two are reportedly members of the same family. CORONAVIRUS TESTING KITS TO BE SENT TO LABS ACROSS US TO SPEED UP DIAGNOSES: FDA Japan -- 86 Singapore -- 30 Thailand -- 25 South Korea -- 24 Taiwan -- 16 Australia -- 14 Malaysia -- 14 Germany -- 13 Vietnam -- 12 France -- 6 United Arab Emirates -- 5 Canada -- 4 India -- 3 Italy -- 3 Phillippines -- 3 (1 death)
las vegas coronavirus - Russia -- 2 Spain -- 1 Sweden -- 1 Belgium -- 1 Nepal -- 1 Finland --1 Sri Lanka -- 1 Cambodia -- 1 Differences between coronavirus and the flu? The flu has estimated to have killed roughly 10,000 to 25,000 people with nearly 19 to 26 million infected in the U.S. between October 1, 2019, and January 25, 2020, according to the CDC. Coronavirus has impacted a far lesser number, although it's not yet clear how many have been infected or how widespread it is. There have also been reports it can be spread without symptoms showing up. In respiratory illnesses, people with the most symptoms are the most contagious, the agency said. Children and those over 65 are the most likely to get sick from the flu, the CDC added.